macrocytosis

noun
mac·​ro·​cy·​to·​sis | \ˌma-krə-sī-ˈtō-səs, -krə-sə-\
plural macrocytoses\-​ˌsēz \

Definition of macrocytosis 

: the occurrence of macrocytes in the blood

First Known Use of macrocytosis

circa 1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for macrocytosis

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macrocytosis

noun
mac·​ro·​cy·​to·​sis | \ˌmak-rə-sī-ˈtō-səs, -rə-sə- \
plural macrocytoses\-​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of macrocytosis 

: the occurrence of macrocytes in the blood

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